Free Delivery Christmas Returns Brands Excellent Service 0330 380 1135

Product Discontinued - We recommend these replacements

Comes with spider-type shock mount and aluminium carrying case

 

Availability
  • Checking availability...
Checking Availability..
 
 
  • Extended Christmas Returns Until 31st Jan 2016 - more information

    Our extended Christmas returns policy is valid from the 15th November 2016. This means that you can now return online purchases up until 31st January 2017. Normal exclusions apply. View our returns policy for more details.

  • 2 years warranty
  • Delivery is FREE on this item! (Mainland UK)
  • Seen this Cheaper? Contact us for a price match
  • Be the first to review this product

Quick Overview

AKG Perception 220 Large-diaphragm Cardioid Condenser Microphone with Heavy-duty Construction, 20dB Pad, Bass Roll-off, Shockmount & Metal Case.

  • Description
  • Additional Information

AKG Perception 220 Product Description

The AKG Perception 220 large-diaphragm condenser microphone gives you the kind of versatile performance and reliability you need, whether you're capturing sources in a pro studio, tracking at home, or even going after great live sound. Featuring a cardioid pickup pattern, switchable 20dB attenuation pad, and bass roll-off switch, the Perception 220 has what you need to get great sound anywhere - it's built rugged enough to take the stage, while being sensitive and accurate enough to find a home in any mic locker. If you want great condenser mic performance at an incredibly low price, look no further than the Perception 220!

 

Perception Series

The AKG Perception Series includes the 120, 170, 220, and 420. Each model features a 20dB attenuation pad for an even wider range of miking capabilities including vocals, brass instruments, electric guitar amps and drums across multiple market applications of studio recording, live sound and broadcast. Designed and engineered in Vienna, Austria, the entire Perception line offers AKG's signature sound quality captured in a rugged precision-tooled zinc/aluminum alloy body with a dent-resistant stainless steel grille screen.

 

Versatile and affordable
The Perception 220 is a large-diaphragm true condenser microphone offering outstanding build quality and excellent value. Its many useful features and included accessories make this microphone uncommonly versatile. It delivers a classic warm, clear sound and conforms to the stringent standards defined for AKG recording products. These standards are based on AKG's six decades of experience in making microphones and on input from sound engineers around the world who use AKG products every day.

 

Great in the studio - and on stage
This mic's 1" large-diaphragm true condenser transducer brings AKG studio quality to the project studio as well as all other areas of recording and live sound applications. A switchable bass cut filter and preattenuation pad make it perfectly suited even for use on loud sound sources producing sound pressure levels up to 155 dB SPL. The rugged and roadworthy design makes it also a perfect choice for on-stage applications. The Perception 220 comes with a spider-type shock mount and a rugged metal case.

 

AKG quality
AKG has been designing and building top-quality microphones for over 60 years, and they continue to put great effort into meeting the needs of modern engineers, producers, and artists. From new, budget-minded models to classic studio essentials, AKG puts quality into every microphone they produce. When you see the familiar logo on an AKG mic, you know it's made to do the job, and do it well.

 

 

AKG Perception 220 Large-diaphragm Cardioid Condenser Microphone Key Features:

 

  • Large-diaphragm, true condenser cardioid transducer
  • Rugged all-metal body
  • Roadworthy construction
  • Switchable 20dB preattenuation pad
  • Switchable bass-cut filter
  • Type: 1" large diaphragm true condenser
  • Polar pattern: Cardioid
  • Frequency range: 20Hz-20kHz
  • Sensitivity: 18 mV/Pa (-35 dBV)
  • Max. SPL: 135dB/155dB (0/-20dB) for 0.5% THD
  • Equivalent noise level: 16dB-A (IEC 60268-4)
  • Signal/noise ratio (A-weighted): 78dB
  • Preattenuation pad: 0dB, -20dB
  • Bass filter: 12dB/octave at 300Hz
  • Impedance:<200 ohms
  • Recommended load impedance: >=1000 ohms
  • Current consumption: <2 mA
  • Power requirement: 48V phantom power to DIN/IEC
  • Connector: 3-pin XLR
  • Finish: Metallic blue/nickel grille
  • Designed and engineered by AKG in Vienna, Austria
  • Comes with spider-type shock mount and aluminium carrying case

AKG Perception 220 Additional Information

SKU AKG0665
Brand AKG
Condition New
Colour Silver
Diaphragm Large
Capsule Type Condenser
Connection Wired
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz
Microphone Impedance 200 ohms
Maximum SPL 135dB/155dB (0/-20dB) for 0.5% THD
Microphone Sensitivity 18 mV/Pa (-35 dBV)
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Circuit Type Solid State
EAN 9002761021059